More than 700 guests flooded Onwentsia Club during the Women’s Board of Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital’s (NLFH) Parisian-inspired family carnival, kicking off the organization’s two million dollar pledge in support of the new hospital. Co-chaired by Melissa Goltra and Kristin McCain, the evening featured a family-style dinner, paddle raise, and silent auction, as well as performances by Cirque Dreams. Thomas McAfee, NLFH President, welcomed guest speaker Ed Whemer, President and CEO of Wintrust Financial. Over $425,00 was raised.
Photography by Larry Miller